The Sublette Chamber of Commerce welcomed RL Smitherman Nature Gallery and Kathy's Kreations to downtown with a ribbon cutting on February 6, 2015. Owners, Bob and Kathy Smitherman have been building a fan base while featuring their creative work around the area at trade shows. They are excited about having a permanent gallery right here in downtown Sublette at 102 S. Inman.
A Southwest Kansas community was pleased to showcase an Open house and Ribbon-Cutting for a new Conference Center located in the Southwest Plains Regional Service Center on Lark Avenue in Sublette, Kansas this week. “This is such an asset not only for our schools and our teachers, but for our community, as well. In fact, the new Conference Center marks an historic moment in the history of support for education across the region and the state,” said Stuart Sutton, CFO of Southwest Plains.
Elyse Molstad, Energy Services Coordinator for Southern Pioneer Electric Co. was in Sublette on Tuesday, January 6th to present energy credits to the winners of the Sublette Chamber of Commerce lighting contest. Members of the community were also present to congratulate all of the winners. The first place winners were Mick and Shelly Meairs and family; second place went to Larry Diehl and family; and the third place winners were Brock and Stephanie Stapleton and family. The Sublette Chamber would like to thank everyone who participated in the contest, as well as all those who helped to beautify the community throughout the Christmas season. There were many beautiful displays from which to choose!
The Sublette Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Voth Carpentry on Friday, October 17, 2014. A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held and homemade cookies were served! Voth Carpentry at 216 Inman street doubles as a work space and showroom. Voth Carpentry specializes in home remodeling, kitchens and baths, and home additions. Mike and his wife Chelsea are the owners and we are glad they are building a business in our community!
The Sublette Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 2014 Christmas Lighting Contest. Prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place winners, who will receive $100/$75/$50 energy credits from Southern Pioneer Electric as well as cash prizes of $100/$75/$50 from the SCoC. In order to qualify lights must displayed by December 13. More information regarding participation and an official announcement of winners can be found at SubletteKansas.com
There are so many businesses involved in this year's Fall Festival that we wanted to give you a starting point. Throughout the evening we will be giving away more than $1000 worth of gift cards and prizes!
On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 the Sublette Chamber of Commerce had a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for JRJ Agri. This Grand Opening event was held at their new warehouse facility at 800 West Lalande Ave. in Sublette. John and Rhonda Jury can be reached at their offices at 109 S. Inman or by calling 620-271-4483.
A SCoC Ribbon Cutting took place on September 25, 2014 for the newly purchased Blossom Boutique. Hometown girl Steffanie McAllister is the new owner and creator-in-chief of the flower shop. This business of 40-plus years has been owned by many creative hands and has been a vital part of the Sublette community. Steffanie will provide beautiful floral arrangements, and will also focus on seasonal decorations, tuxedos, and many items full of school spirit.